Severe Weather Risk :3-15-2012

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Storm Predication Center has central Indiana under a slight risk for severe weather today.Timing late afternoon and nightime hours on Thursday 3-15-2012 Area is from Indianapolis/Marion County to Southern Indiana.
 
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The Day 1 Convective Outlook from the Storm Prediction Center is available here:

Storm Prediction Center Mar 15, 2012 1300 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook

Through 8AM tomorrow, 15% chance of 1" diameter hail and damaging thunderstorm winds in the western and southwestern parts of Indiana; 5% chance in the rest of the state. Less than 2% chance of tornado.

The latest Hazardous Weather Outlook issued by the Indianapolis NWS forecast office can be found here:

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Spotter activation may be needed this afternoon and evening.
 

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The had thunderstorms before 9AM with small hail being reported in Austin,Indiana "Key sentence here is "Spotter Activation may be needed this afternoon and evening"
 
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And you said the chance was only 20%.Also a Severe Thunderstorm Warning is in effect for Western Orange County until 4:15 PM. At 3:43 PM NWS Radar was indicating a severe thunderstom that *Could produce Half-dollar size hail. Storm was near French Lick Airport.
 
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Severe Thunderstom Warning for:Morgan County until 4:30PM. Radar was indicating a Severe Thunderstorm near Spencer moving Northwest at 25 MPH. Could produce quarter size hail. Will be near Martinsville, Devorce, Gosport, and Pargon.
 

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Need to get you Indiana folks edumacated on the weather warning process... If this is the only way the NWS there gets the word out - you've got issues!
 
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